We have brought together a superb panel for this conference, including many of those at the forefront of ESG in the Resi Sector.


Lawrence Bowles

Associate Director, KPMG Future Analytics (Chair)

Kate Ives

Strategic Director - Countryside

Alexandra Notay

Placemaking and Investment Director, PfP Capital

Richard Donnell

Head of Research and Insights, Zoopla

Ami Kotecha

Co Founder & Head of Venture Investments, Amro Partners

Marion Baeli

Partner, PDP

Sue Riddlestone

CEO & Co Founder, Bioregional

Olaide Oboh

Director, Socius

Anita Singh

Senior Project Manager, Mace

Clare Fielding

Managing Partner, Town Legal

Jamie Parr

Founder & Director Better Delivery

Anna Kear

CEO, Tonic Housing

Daniel Smith

Managing Director, Student Housing Consultancy

Pete Gladwell

Group Social Impact & Investment Director, Legal & General

Jon Di-Stefano

CEO, Greencore Construction

Kathryn Dapré

Head of Sustainability, Cala Homes

Ele George

Collaboration Hub Manager, Energiesprong

Joanna Dahlgren

Head of Social Value & SROI, London Borough of Waltham Forest

Rob Wolfe

Managing Director, CHY Consutlancy

Daljit Sandhu

Co-Founder and COO, Precede Capital Partners

Susan Cooney

Associate Director – Asset Management, M&G

Olivia Harris

Chief Executive, Dolphin Living

Richard Smith

Managing Director of Operations, Moda Living

Dominic Grace

Principle, Dominic Grace Advisory

James Pargeter

Senior Advisor, GAA

James is a recognised advocate for the residential sector, with over 25 years’ varied delivery experience as a Project Manager and Advisor. He aims to help address the UK’s housing crisis, with a full tenure spectrum being key to this challenge, in both policy and practice. Through roles at Deloitte, Greystar and GAA, alongside sector roles including at BPF and UKAA, he is a tireless campaigner for better appreciation of Build to Rent (BTR), Modern Methods of Construction (MMC), intermediate affordable homes, and a much-needed cultural change around renting. James was recently included in EG's 'BTR's 50 Most Influential’ list.

Niamh Waldron

ESG Director, Sigma Capital

Karen Cooksley

Founder/Director: Second Letter, Partner: Berrys ; Consultant Partner W Legal Limited

Sarah Rock

Partner, Boodle Hatfield

Sarah advises clients in relation to design and construction matters. She specialises in transactional advice relating to a range of developments, particularly relating to the Building Safety Act, sporting projects and digital construction.

Sarah is a leader in the field of BIM and digital twins, having published numerous papers as well as being a named contributor to the Chartered Institute Of Building’s Complex Projects Contract, having assisted with drafting of the BIM clauses and writing a chapter discussing the legal aspects of BIM for The Construction Manager’s BIM Handbook. She is regularly asked to speak on this topic as well as judge the BIM Show Live Awards.